Jefferson County mental health program works to alleviate crisis.
Story by Rocio De La Fe, kfdm.com
Beaumont — The Jefferson County sheriff’s office working to address the mental health crisis plaguing southeast Texas.
Kaylee Allen is the mental health coordinator at the Jefferson county jail. It’s a unique position and a fairly new one. The mental health program at the facility began in 2018. It was created to deal with the influx of mental health issues among the inmate population…READ THE FULL STORY